Aiken County, SC (WLTX)- The South Carolina Highway Patrol are searching for the suspect of a fatal hit a run that took place just before midnight on Friday.
The late night hit and run incident has resulted in the death of Shawnt'a Smalls, 27, of Aiken SC.
Smalls was walking near 4501 Whiskey Rd. when she was struck by a late model Chevrolet vehicle.
The owner of the vehicle has not been identified at this time.
The incident occurred sometime between 11:30 pm on Friday and 1 am Saturday morning.
Smalls was walking from a friend's house toward her family's home.
The incident is being investigated by the Coroner's Office and the SCHP.
Autopsy is scheduled for this morning in Newberry SC. Further info will be released as it becomes available.